H.R. 2854 (111th): Liberty Bill Act


Jun 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eric Cantor

Representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2009
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to redesign $1 Federal reserve notes so as to incorporate the preamble to the Constitution of the United States, a list describing the Articles of the Constitution, and a list describing the Amendments to the Constitution, on the reverse side of such notes.

Summary (CRS)

6/12/2009--Introduced.Liberty Bill Act - Amends federal law to require that the design of the reverse side of all federal reserve notes incorporate:(1) the preamble to the Constitution;(2) a list describing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 12, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2854”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 4856 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 2007

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